Call for Entries: Bairns’ Open 2015
Posted by Lauren Doughton on March 10th, 2015
Calling all Shetland’s budding young photographers!
Submissions are open for the 2015 Bairns’ Open at Bonhoga 18 April – 31 May 2015. Entry is open to anyone from P1-S6. Two prizes will be awarded.
The theme is INDUSTRY, and this year we’re making it a photographic exhibition. Now is your chance to get out… Read the rest...
Artists and Performers invited to showcase their skills in Mareel Cafe Bar
Posted by Lauren Doughton on March 4th, 2015
Shetland Arts are delighted to announce the launch of two new platforms for local artists, practitioners and performers, Gutters’ Gaet Sessions and The Open Mic Café, to take place in Mareel. The events, designed to provide local people with a chance to develop their performance skills and showcase their artistic abilities, will be free to… Read the rest...
Chris Rigby: Between Rocks and Hard Places
Posted by Lauren Doughton on February 25th, 2015
Chris Rigby, Between Rocks and Hard Places
Paul Boyle, Hullscapes
28 February – 12 April
Public opening: Friday 27 February, 6-7.30pm
After the arresting exhibition of work of Don McCullin, Bonhoga is marking a distinct change in atmosphere with the opening this Friday of two spectacular exhibitions of landscape imagery. Both shows are… Read the rest...
Northern Lights Ambassadors reveal creative project videos
Posted by Lisa Ward on January 6th, 2015
The Northern Lights Ambassadors have revealed two videos as part of their creative project inspired by the work of world-famous photojournalist Don McCullin.
Funded as part of the ARTIST ROOMS On Tour programme with the support of Arts Council England, the Art Fund and Creative Scotland, the Ambassadors’ work is currently exhibited alongside the ARTIST… Read the rest...
Northern Lights Head South
Posted by Lisa Ward on November 19th, 2014
Northern Lights Ambassadors – a group of 13-25 year olds from Shetland – have been working since September on a creative project inspired by the work of world-famous photojournalist Don McCullin. Funded as part of the ARTIST ROOMS On Tour programme with the support of Arts Council England, the Art Fund and Creative Scotland, the… Read the rest...